As a pioneer in ASP.NET MVC, Syncfusion has invested in a suite of MVC components numbering more than 70. Volume 2 adds even more features, such as a new date range picker, text annotations, and comment editing for PowerPoint files.
With localization support based on resource files, text is generated according to application or component culture when the control is rendered.
The date-range picker is a new MVC helper component that allows a date range to be picked from a set of predefined or custom date-time ranges in an application.
A new feature has been added to create a pie of pie chart.
Support has been added for printing a chart.
The chart control can now prevent axis elements, such as labels and titles, from being placed inside the chart area when charted values cross the axes.
Legend support has been added to represent ranges in a circular gauge.
The diagram control now supports defining template content for labels in both HTML and SVG rendering modes.
DocIO now supports equation fields during Word-to-PDF conversion.
Now it is possible to export Gantt contents to PDF.
The Gantt control now provides support for custom toolbar items.
It is now possible to map the expand/collapse status of a record in Gantt at initial load.
Sorting support is now provided to automatically sort list items in ascending or descending order.
Virtual scrolling support in both normal and continuous mode has been added to load large amounts of data on-demand without buffering.
PDF 2.0 security features (AES Revision 6) are now supported.
Support for text markup annotations (highlight, underline, and strikethrough) has been added to the PDF viewer control. Now PDF documents can be loaded, text markup annotations can be included, and existing annotations can be edited.
Grouping labels in the pivot chart give you options to drill up or down to provide a detailed view of series information.
The pivot client supports creating and displaying dimensions and measures at run time through an interactive dialog.
All pivot controls can retrieve multidimensional data from Mondrian through an XML/A connection across different versions, applicable only to client mode.
Presentation now supports creating and modifying comments in PowerPoint presentations.
Content copied from Word or a webpage (HTML) will be preprocessed, cleaned, and formatted for proper HTML when pasted into the rich text editor.
Weekend days can be hidden in the scheduler, allowing it to display only working days in all views.
The spell checker control actively checks for spelling errors when the Enter key or space bar is pressed. It can also check for errors at regular intervals or within selected text.
Multiple HTML elements—such as div, span, textarea, and input—can be spell-checked based on CSS class or ID.
The spell checker control allows content within inline frames (<iframe>) to be checked for spelling errors.
The tree grid control’s UI has been improved for rendering in mobile environments.
The tree grid control now provides support for dialog editing.
The tree grid control now provides support for custom toolbar items.
Now it is possible to validate a record before updating it to the database in adding and editing actions.
It is now possible to map the expand/collapse status of a record in tree grid at initial load.
Tree grid provides support to display check box columns with Boolean data.
Essential XlsIO supports custom icon settings for PDF conversion with the “Show Icon Only” and “Reverse Icon Order” options.
When converting a chart to a PDF file or an image, chart elements, such as titles and display units, now support rich-text, and chart series with different markers are also supported.
Pivot table columns can be sorted by an array of strings or by setting a custom position.
Excel table rows can be filtered based on text, number value, and date.